A wireless network is any kind of computer network that is connected through a wireless medium, primarily known as using a wireless router creating a WLAN (Wireless Local Area Network).

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How to force DNS for specific clients?

I'm running Shibby's Tomato firmware on my ASUS RT-N66U. What I'm trying to do is force OpenDNS IP's for certain clients (i.e. my kids) based on MAC address, while other clients get the router's ...
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OS X shell script to connect to a kown wifi AP without explicitly using a password

As the title says, I'm trying to write a shell script that begins by connecting to a specific SSID (one that I've connected to before, a preferred network). The only way I can seem to do this via ...
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Create WiFi Network Using LTE Hotspot + Airport Express

I have an LTE hotspot (Samsung, no ethernet) from T-Mobile. I'd like to use this as the "link" for my office LAN. What is the best way to extend this wireless (LTE) link to the LAN created by an ...
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Make AP client connect to another AP

Is it possible to deauth client from my wifi AP and make it connect to another AP? Both APs can be trusted, only reason to do this is that I need to balance amount of clients connected to one AP. ...
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Arch Linux - DHCP - Can someone diagnose this?

Arch Linux Wifi Connection Issues I am currently in the process of trying to install Arch i686 on an Acer Aspire One 532h (32 bit). At this point I am still in the LiveCD environment and setting up ...
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iPhone Printing to Network Printer [closed]

How to print to a networked printer using iPhone. When I request "Print", I get "Printer Options", where I need to "Select Printer". When I click on "Select Printer", I get "No AirPrint Printer ...
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Windows 8.1 Pro Can Only Connect to 1 Wireless Network

After upgrading to Windows 8.1 Pro from 8.1 and joining to domain, the laptop in questions would only connect to the wirless network that the Domain and DNS Server were on. The DNS of the Windows ...
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Slow internet speed on WiFi [duplicate]

I have a 105 mbps internet connection , that gives me 96 mbps speed shown on speed test. I get this speed when I connect to a wired ethernet connection , either directly to the modem or through a ...
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Connecting a router to another router acting as a receiver [closed]

I have a router already being used but i have dead spots in my home network so i want to add another router which will act as a receiver and a booster allowing me to eliminate all the dead spots. Thx ...
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How does my router identify different devices?

I was looking into a device list of all the devices connected to my router and I was curious about how the router keeps them all straight. The names of each device was listed next to the DHCP assigned ...
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How can I access my router settings after installing Apache

I recently installed Apache to mess around with, but after setting it up, my normal method of accessing my router settings (just typing in my ip address) makes me just go to whatever I have Apache set ...
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Time Machine cannot connect to Synology NAS via Wi-Fi. Everything goes well via ethernet cable

NAS: synology DS414 (with updated firmware); OS: osx 10.9 (maverick) USE CASE OF THE PROBLEM I arrive at home, my NAS is correctly connected to my wi-fi router. I start my macbook pro which ...
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Convert Windows 7 Machine to wifihotspot

I have started a Wifi Hotspot on Windows 7 Machine & Connected my Mobile device to the hotspot. But it does not have internet access. I am also not able to share the internet connection hence I ...
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Windows 8 suddenly cannot find the wireless that connected before [on hold]

I am a windows 8 user, the wireless at my friend house just dissapear in my list of wireless for my laptop even i connected before~ Just my laptop cannot see the wireless, other laptop can~ and my ...
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One Access point two SSIDs = seperate Networks?

I use an UniFi UAP access point and a non-wifi router. Everything in my home is hooked up to the same SSID on the AP. Only wired clients to the router are my NAS, Sonos Bridge and surveillance DVR. ...
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DVR is visible through LAN but invisible through WLAN

I Have a DVR device an its IP address is 192.168.1.34, when I'm connected to my internet via a LAN cable I can see the DVR menu in 192.168.1.34 with my browser, but when I'm connected with Wireless I ...
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Dell Inspiron 15 R n series

I want win7 32-bit wireless driver for my laptop (dell inspiron 15R core I7 n series) I searched at the main site but all drivers were for 64-bit only and till now no driver worked for it, I really ...
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Unable to detect Wifi signals

Recently my old wifi adapter broke, so I had to buy a new one. Eventually I got around to it but it doesn't seem to work. I have bought one from TP-LINK, returned it for the same issue as I'm having ...
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How to setup Ubuntu Guest bridged connection on Virtualbox?

I'm on a wifi network with security settings WPA2 Enterprise PEAP. I'm able to connect fine to the network on my Windows 8.1 (Host); however, on Ubuntu 14.04 (Guest) [bridged connection] I'm trying to ...
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Why is my ping going steadily from > 1s, down to a couple hundred ms, then back to > 1s over and over?

I'm pinging an idle android phone and noticed this behavior, where it endlessly starts at > 1s ping times, decreasing steadily until it hits a couple hundred ms, then goes back up to > 1s? What can ...
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Windows XP3 laptop does not connect to wifi

I have an old Acer Aspire one, minilaptop, running XP SP3. I'm trying to connect to the Wifi in our apartment fails. Specifically, the network is seen and can be connected to. Although finding the IP ...
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DD-WRT defaults to open WiFi

Well, I realized when you restore to default settings that it automatically enables WiFi without any encryption. I really prefer the UI and stats over OpenWrt but is their any way to make it default ...
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Android mobiles can't access internet via TP-LINK range extender (TP-LINK Modem - Router)

I have recently bought a TP-Link Range extender (TL-WA830RE) to extend my existing wireless network. I am using a TP-Link Adsl Router (TD-W8961ND). The network configuration is the following: For the ...
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How to set hostapd probe responses

I'm trying to run hostapd in both WPA and WPA2 modes (wpa=3). What I find is that devices that connect when wpa=2 won't work whem wpa=3. I need both WPA modes because some stations are old. I've ...
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Wifi adapter vanished after Win7 reinstall

I'm really desperate and need you! I had a fine Win7(x64) installation just some hours ago, but the system was so slow that I thought I would do a clean install. Now, a couple hours and many ...
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“airmon-ng start wlan0” will not create mon0

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with a Realtek RTL8187SE Driver, RTL8180/RTL8185 chipset with aircrack-ng 1.1 and every time i enter "airmon-ng start wlan0". It says "monitor mode enabled" instead of "monitor ...
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Reach JBoss EAP 6 server in local network from mobile app

I have a Java application running on JBoss EAP 6 which I can "hit" from mobile app on chrome using urls like: 127.0.0.1:8280/myAwesomeJavaApp/coolService ... so when I package the app I am using urls ...
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Is there a consumer grade wifi router that reports usage by IP or MAC address? [closed]

Is there a consumer grade WiFi router that can report usage (IP packet counts or bandwidth used) by IP or MAC address?
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Limit background data on WiFi (Windows 8)

I often use tethering to connect my Win8 laptop to the internet through my smartphone, but I'm worried of the amount of background data transferred for software updates. Is it possible to limit the ...
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Secured password for wifi [duplicate]

I have a BSNL wifi internet connection without a secured password and I feel others around are also using it. I want to create a secured password. How do I do this?
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Digicom DG 5314t WDS MODE

Hi friends I have a Digicom DG-5314T router. How can I use Wireless Distribution System mode in my Router? Please tell me how can I use Wireless Distribution System in my router.
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Android Version 4.2.1 - Wifi HotSpot - WiFi connection from Windows 7 keeps on disconnecting

I use WiFi hotspot from my Android Phone for getting internet connection on Windows 7. It works without any problem at home, but at office, it connects and keeps on disconnecting randomly in interval ...
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Per-wireless network hosts?

I have a Linux home server, with a hostname (obviously) as well as a NetBIOS alias. (The alias is so that I can make multiple connections to it with Samba under different usernames, from Windows). I ...
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Laptop wireless signal strength is low [closed]

After spilled coffee on my keyboard, only the keyboard was damaged and it was replaced. However, my wireless signal is low and about 2-3 columns at most, also it can't pick up any connections around ...
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Unreliable network

For a home setup, my network is kind of complex. Here's a quick rundown of everything that's on it: Three Phones Two Tablets Two TVs A handful of servers (not high traffic) A handful of computers A ...
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Cannot access LAN resources when connected via wireless

My ISP provided a BEC 7800 TN R2 router with wireless capability for my home. I have a Windows desktop computer connected via Ethernet cable to the router. I have no problems with my desktop computer. ...
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Configuring modem without wifi to connect with a router?

I have a Dlink modem which I want to connect with i-ball baton wireless and broadband router. what configuration do I need to have for the modem and router to be connected and how do I make the ...
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VPN on SSID #2 (OpenWRT)

I am a new at openwrt (attitude adjustment - TP-Link WDR3600), I am trying to get an OpenVPN On Dedicated Wireless Access Point (VAP). Let me show you what I'm trying to do here with visuals: SSID ...
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New windows 8.1 acer laptop seems to be breaking my wifi dns

I have a new acer laptop running windows 8.1. I have connected it over wifi to my original Bt Home Hub v1.0 which has been working happily with the desktop and various mobile devices, all connected by ...
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Connecting tata photon in X window manager using command line in ubuntu

Due to some reason I had to shift from Gnome to the basic X window manager. So here on the desktop nothing appears (no launcher, no menu bar but only shows the icons of desktop folder) but we can open ...
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monitor internet usage in my office which uses both ubuntu and windows 7

i am not a networking pro. my network admin wants to know the ways we can monitor internet usage by employees. my office systems have mostly ubuntu 12.04/14.04 and some windows 7 pcs. can i find a ...
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Error code: ERR_SSL_PROTOCOL_ERROR

I have the above error, it stops me being able to access google and youtube on any browser, however I can access youtube using incognito on google chrome however am still unable to access google. I ...
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Can't access DD-WRT router (E3000) set up as wireless AP

I have a Time Warner Cable modem/router; I attached a Linksys E3000 with DD-WRT as a wireless AP by following this guide: http://www.dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Wireless_Access_Point Everything works, ...
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Dlink 865L extend guest wifi with 868L

I have Dlink 865L that will be used to serve Facebook guest wifi. Now I would like to extend that guest wifi with an 868L, but got stuck as the guest wifi is in a separate subnet, 192.168.7.*, and not ...
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Significant wireless network slowdowns, only on one machine

I have Asus N61Jv with AR9285 wireless adapter and Ubuntu 12.04. I connect to my home router, everything seems fine. If I try to ping my gateway (192.168.1.1, which is my router), it goes ok, less ...
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Setting up Win8 ad-hoc Wifi without security?

I'm trying to set up an ad-hoc wifi network coming from a Windows 8 machine to connect to some legacy hardware that doesn't support WPA. Trouble is, I can't find a way to tell Win8 to start the ...
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Belkin 450 wireless Router can't access specific websites

I have a Belkin 450 router that connects my internet to my laptop computer. It will work for 24 hours then all of a sudden I can't access google.com any antivirus website sysinternals website or ...
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hookup of Canon 550D wirelessly [on hold]

Saw your post of 2012 concerning a way to wirelessly connect your Canon 550D to your computer. I have the same question and same camera. I want to use it for astrophotogrpahy and would like to get ...
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How to create a DHCP server at home

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my server I have at home (just an old computer) I installed MAAS and I have a few netbook images I'm trying to boot, I have created a node in maas, but when I boot my ...
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turn off wifi during certain hours

I want to restrict access of a laptop and allow it in certain hours only, with a password of course. router is linksys WRT160N, but access restrictions doesn't work firmware: v1.52.0 here's what I ...